Network Appliance NS0-154 : NetApp Certified Data ONTAP 7-Mode Administrator Exam
The exam number for the NetApp Certified Data ONTAP 7-Mode Administrator test is NS0-154. The NetApp Certified Data ONTAP 7 Mode Administrator exam is aimed towards candidates who have 6-12 months of experience in administering, implementing and/or troubleshooting the Data ONTAP 7.3 or Data ONTAP 8.0 7-mode features. This is exam is just one of two that are required to achieve the associated certification.
Just a few of the topics that will be covered on the Network Appliance NS0-154 exam include Data ONTAP administration, data protection, high availability and large aggregates. Other topics that will be addressed include the set up and management of LUNs, how to configure and manage iSCSI components, how to manage and troubleshoot SAN performance, and how to configure, administer and troubleshoot CIFS.
In order to prepare for this exam, a candidate is encouraged to take the NS0-154: Regular Track preparation course or the accelerated Boot Camp course. The accelerated course is for those familiar with NetApp products and solutions or who have field experience. Practice exams will also be made available online to candidates to practice with.
Although there are no required prerequisites for the Network Appliance NS0-154 exam, a candidate is strongly encouraged to take advantage of the prep courses in order to give them the best chance at succeeding. This exam will contain a range of 75 questions, and a candidate will be allotted 90 minutes in which to finish the test.